Pasadena Personal Injury Claims
What Additional Injury Claims Does Chang Injury Lawyers Work With?
You can find information on our site about Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury, and Negligence. Let’s go further into detail about the other elements of Personal Injury that you may need to know about to protect yourself such as on-the-job injuries and injuries arising out of an assault or endangerment.
WORKERS’ COMPENSATION: Work injuries are very common. In many cases, when an individual is injured on the job, they do not go much further than taking a few days off to recuperate because they are under the impression that filing a claim would lead to retaliation at work or, in fact, they may not even be aware that they can file a workers’ compensation claim. The basic workers’ compensation benefit term is 104 weeks under California law however, there are specific injuries that can extend that payment period. It is important to understand your rights as an injured employee in California. Contact Chang Injury Lawyers for further assistance.
CATASTROPHIC INJURY: Suffering a catastrophic injury is devastating and life-altering. These injuries are so severe that they can cause life-long trauma’s, permanent disabilities and even be fatal. Often, catastrophic injuries include but are not limited to; damage to your spine, including fractures to your spinal cord and head injuries that can affect and alter the brain or damage your skull among others. Whether the injury is sustained during a violent event or impact or negligence of any kind, a catastrophic injury requires an experienced personal injury lawyer who is both knowledgeable and compassionate. Chang Injury Lawyers is here to help you through this difficult and often complicated process.
LIABILITY FOR ASSAULT: Regardless of the circumstances surrounding an injury arising out of an assault, you, as the victim, have a right to sue the person responsible for your injuries. Most individuals injured in an assault often assume that a criminal conviction and participating and cooperating with law enforcement is the end of the incident and go forward in attempting to heal emotionally and physically. What you may not be aware of is that you may be able to sue the responsible party for lost wages, medical bills, emotional distress and more. It is important that you be aware of what your rights are under the laws of the state of California. Seek immediate help as we cannot stress enough that time is always of the essence in Personal Injury Claims.
WRECKLESS ENDANGERMENT: When the dangerous and reckless acts of another party result in the death or injury of another, not only may criminal charges be filed for reckless endangerment, but the victim or family of the victim, may be able to file a personal injury claim regardless of the guilty parties intention to cause injury or not. An act of recklessness that causes you to suffer an injury is not your fault, you have the right to pursue a claim under the laws of the state of California however, it is important to speak to a California personal injury lawyer about your particular situation to learn more about what you can do to recover possible compensation to help you during this difficult time.